General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) will report its next earnings on 25-Oct-16. The company reported the earnings of $1.86/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $1.52/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.34/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 22.4%.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for General Motors Company and for the current quarter 16 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $1.44/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $1.26/share and a High Estimate of $1.62/share.
In case of Revenue Estimates, 8 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for General Motors Company as 39.26 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for General Motors Company is 37.8 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 41.03 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 38.84 Billion.
These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for GM to be -4%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -8.6%. For the next 5 years, General Motors Company is expecting Growth of 10.25% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 11.94% per annum.
Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on General Motors Company, where 4 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 5 analysts have given a Buy signal, 10 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)
When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 18 Analysts reported that the Price Target for General Motors Company might touch $50 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $36.28 and $29 respectively.
To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. General Motors Company got Initiated on 20-Sep-16 where investment firm Nomura Initiated the stock to Neutral.
General Motors Company closed its last trading session at $31.56 with the loss of -0.51%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 48.49 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $36.88 and 52-week low of $26.69. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -1.76% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.48% and 4.49% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Nov 30, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016.
The Relative Volume of the company is 0.63 and Average Volume (3 months) is 12.67 million. General Motors Company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 4.02 and Forward P/E ratio of 5.46.
The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 6.2%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 31.3%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 7%.
While looking at the Stock’s Performance, General Motors Company currently shows a Weekly Performance of -1.54%, where Monthly Performance is -1.01%, Quarterly performance is 0.91%, 6 Months performance is -0.03% and yearly performance percentage is -0.94%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is -4.19%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.67% and Monthly Volatility of 1.49%.